Govt blocks 59 Chinese Apps, cites risk to sovereignty

Credit: IndiaTimes- Published on June 30, 2020
The government on Monday “blocked” as many as 59 Chinese Apps, including TikTok, UC Browser, WeChat, Shareit and CamScanner, for “engaging in activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order”. The move against the “malicious Apps" came after...

Video credit: HT Digital Content
Published on June 30, 2020 -  01:51
Chinese apps banned: Alternatives to TikTok, CamScanner, ES File Explorer
Modi government on Monday evening banned 59 Chinese apps including popular ones like TikTok, CamScanner, ES File Explorer etc. This comes against the backdrop of tensions between India and China after 20 Indian soldiers were killed in Ladakh on June 15. What are the alternatives to banned mobile apps? Watch the video to know more apps that you can use instead of TikTok, CamScanner etc.

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